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Pandemic sharpens

Pandemic sharpens ‘battle for the soul’ of United Countries between U.S. and China

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Long-simmering tensions between the United States and China have hit boiling point at the United Nations over the coronavirus pandemic, spotlighting Beijing’s bid for greater multilateral influence in a challenge to Washington’s traditional leadership.FILE PHOTO: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres shakes hands with China’s President Xi Jinping before proceeding to…

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Pandemic sharpens

Pandemic sharpens ‘warfare for the soul’ of United Countries between U.S. and China

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Long-simmering tensions between the United States and China have hit boiling point at the United Nations over the coronavirus pandemic, spotlighting Beijing’s bid for greater multilateral influence in a challenge to Washington’s traditional leadership.FILE PHOTO: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres shakes hands with China’s President Xi Jinping before proceeding to…

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Biden sharpens

Biden sharpens contrast with Trump: ‘I won’t traffic in fear and division’

(CNN)Joe Biden issued a blistering condemnation of President Donald Trump on Tuesday and pledged to offer a break from the “selfishness and fear” that he said have marked Trump’s tenure in office and response to protests against racism and police brutality.In a speech in Philadelphia, the presumptive Democratic 2020 presidential nominee addressed systemic racism and…